Image:Andrei Bely (1914).jpg|thumb|right|250px|Andrei Bely, 1914
'''Boris Nikolaevich Bugaev''' (), better known by the pen name
'''Andrei Bely''' (; – 8 January 1934), was a Russia
n novelist, poet, theorist, and literary critic. His novel ''Petersburg (novel)|Petersburg
'' was regarded by Vladimir Nabokov
as one of the four greatest novels of the 20th century.
[1965, Nabokov's [http://lib.ru/NABOKOW/Inter05.txt television interview] TV-13 NY]